NMSU Round Up

New Mexico State Softball hopes to build on a youth-driven 2017 season

New Mexico State Softball hopes to build on a youth-driven 2017 season

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 30, 2018


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January is almost in the books, and that can only mean one thing for fastpitch fans across the country… Time for some softball. Head coach Kathy Rodolph and the New Mexico State softball team look put together another successful season after claiming their third-straight WAC title and making the prog...

Electric start vs UMKC enough to preserve NMSU’s place at the top of the WAC

Electric start vs UMKC enough to preserve NMSU’s place at the top of the WAC

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 27, 2018


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The New Mexico State women’s basketball team ride a dominant first quarter showing to a 70-62 victory over the University of Missouri-Kansas City Kangaroos, improving their conference record to 5-1 and keeping them in first-place in the conference. NMSU (11-9, 5-1 WAC) got off to as good of a start as any tea...

In ever-changing WAC, New Mexico State manages to remain king of the conference

In ever-changing WAC, New Mexico State manages to remain king of the conference

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Early doubts of whether or not this New Mexico State men’s basketball team would produce wins have been silenced due to the success by NMSU head coach Chris Jans and his squad – and that is accredited to solid wins and a high-energy type of play from the Aggies. This Aggies (17-3, 5-0 WAC) team...

New Mexico State takes sole possession of first place in the WAC after immense win

New Mexico State takes sole possession of first place in the WAC after immense win

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

January 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

LAS CRUCES – It was close for a while. Then 15 made three’s happened; New Mexico State fired from all cylinders Saturday evening and blew out a good Utah Valley team, with a lop-sided victory of 86-59. More importantly, the Aggies take sole possession of first place in the WAC standings and remain...

New Mexico State Continues Superb Play and Remains Undefeated in WAC

New Mexico State Continues Superb Play and Remains Undefeated in WAC

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

January 19, 2018


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LAS CRUCES – New Mexico State hasn’t played a home game in over a month, but finally got to show out in front of their home crowd; pulling off a 75-62 win over the Seattle University Redhawks Thursday night at the Pan American Center. Heading into tonight’s game Seattle U (13-8, 2-2) ranked...

Chris Jans has become “superhero” figure to New Mexico State fanbase

Chris Jans has become “superhero” figure to New Mexico State fanbase

Derek Gonzales, Managing Editor

January 18, 2018


Filed under Editor's Picks, Features, Showcase, Sports

Time is said to heal all wounds, but there is another medicine that can cure a case of the broken heart – winning, and Chris Jans has done a lot more of it in his first year than most expected when he arrived in Las Cruces. The New Mexico State fanbase sure felt the emotional ache when former head...

Rob Baarts announced as new head soccer coach

Rob Baarts announced as new head soccer coach

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After an extensive national search, the New Mexico State women’s soccer program has finally found their new head coach in former Portland and San José State assistant coach Rob Baarts. Baarts takes over for former head women’s soccer coach Freddy Delgado, who was fired after four seasons at the hel...

NMSU comes back against CSU Bakersfield, wins fourth straight

NMSU comes back against CSU Bakersfield, wins fourth straight

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team is really starting to find their groove now. Despite a poor first half and a sloppy overall game filled with turnovers (21), the Aggies found a way to pull out their fourth straight victory of the season against Cal State Bakersfield 56-48, keeping their...

New Mexico State holds off GCU in a late-game thriller

New Mexico State holds off GCU in a late-game thriller

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 11, 2018


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The New Mexico State women’s basketball team is starting to hit their stride after they held off a solid Grand Canyon University team 64-60 for their third straight win of the season. It was a balanced effort for the Aggies, with five players scoring 9 or more point — a stark difference from th...

Salas, Aggies kick off WAC play with a win

Salas, Aggies kick off WAC play with a win

James Martin, Sports Writer

January 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It was far from pretty, but the New Mexico State women’s basketball team continued their success against WAC teams Saturday afternoon behind a stellar performance from Brooke Salas, downing Chicago State 74-59 in this season’s conference play opener. Salas scored 33 points and added 13 rebounds...

COMMENTARY: Help make Arizona Bowl the beginning of something special, not the end

COMMENTARY: Help make Arizona Bowl the beginning of something special, not the end

Derek Gonzales, Managing Editor

January 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State head coach Doug Martin accomplished a feat that many felt was impossible – building a bowl-winning team in Las Cruces. It “only” took five tough, harsh, emotionally and mentally exhausting years and numerous low points for his vision to finally take shape. I am not too sure...

NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl photo gallery

NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl photo gallery

Christian Iglesias, Multimedia Editor

December 29, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico State Aggies defeat Utah State to become the Arizona Bowl champions. final score- 26-20.

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